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Former mayor Jasiel Correia II’s criminal trial on track for March

After months of delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 24-count trial of former Mayor Jasiel Correia II appears on track for a March 16 start date, according to a federal online docket.

Another virtual “in-chambers” meeting was held on Thursday between U.S. District Court Judge Douglas Woodlock and attorneys involved in the case to discuss “confidentiality and personal privacy issues affecting trial participants,” read a court entry.

A similar hearing was held on Jan. 29.

An in-person pre-trial conference is set for Feb. 23.